TITLE

Technology Group searches for a new star

AUTHOR(S)
Fox, Barry
PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/24/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1783, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the financial performance of British Technology Group (BTG), which patents and licenses inventions originating in universities and polytechnics in Great Britain. Comparison between 1990 and 1989 profits; Factors contributing to the decline in the company's profits; BTG optimism for the Torotrak continuously variable transmission for cars and lorries; Failure of BTG to convince drug companies to market its invention, a safe paracetamol which includes methionine.
ACCESSION #
10552559

 

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